Browse Items (1 total) Tags: Gold Rush of '49 Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added "Immortal J.N." Free Photograph of "Immortal J.N." (Jacob Newman) Free (d. 6/27/1906). Free was a wanderer who traveled throughout the United States for 50 years by riding for free on every railroad, and staying in hotels at their expense. He was considered harmlessly… Tags: 1906, Abraham Lincoln, biography, Cincinnati OH, Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur IL, Gold Rush of '49, Immortal J.N., insane asylum, Jacob Newman Free, lawyer, Photo File: Biography, railroad, wanderer Featured Item Photograph of the First Transfer House Photograph of the first transfer house on Lincoln Square erected around 1892.